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Topic # 35158 4-Jun-2009 16:38 Send private message

I have one...

All I can say thus far is WOW!!!!

Build quality.. SUPREME
Speed... FAST... like REALLY fast
Setup... So far has been a breeze, the Facebook, Ovi, Accuweather and Reuters Widgets are preinstalled.

The Accuweather widget discovered my position within 30 seconds of turn the device on and had the weather right there... VERY quick.
The Facebook app is so much faster and more stable for the same app on the 5800

Transferring 20GB of music onto it we speak so will have a bit more of a play tonight and report back with more thoughts..

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  Reply # 221703 4-Jun-2009 16:44 Send private message

how much was it and where did you buy it from?




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Reply # 221704 4-Jun-2009 16:44 Send private message

Nice keep us updated

John




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  Reply # 221706 4-Jun-2009 16:52 Send private message

Hey where did you get it? I read online it is only available in the UAE?

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  Reply # 221826 4-Jun-2009 22:17 Send private message

Its not a Nokla N97i from China is it? ;)



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  Reply # 221830 4-Jun-2009 22:25 Send private message

Its a real N97 ;)

I am lucky to be in the employ of the worlds best manufacturer.

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  Reply # 221832 4-Jun-2009 22:31 Send private message

BrentR: Its a real N97 ;)



I am lucky to be in the employ of the worlds best manufacturer.


Nice one Brent! Can you do a brief review with some pics also?

Are you running it on XT or voda?

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  Reply # 221846 4-Jun-2009 23:20 Send private message

Will work on that over the weekend :)

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  Reply # 221857 4-Jun-2009 23:58 Send private message

BrentR: Its a real N97 ;)

I am lucky to be in the employ of the worlds best manufacturer.

Was just about to say its not available to the public yet.

Any word on pricing, or if New Zealand is going to be one of the 75 countries included in the launch?

Do you have the 850mhz or 900mhz version? (hence are you using it on Telecom XT or Vodafone?)

And what city do you reside in, any chance of coming over and having a sneak peak?

And is your sister Kelly?




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  Reply # 221988 5-Jun-2009 13:35 Send private message

Price... Don't know
Availability... Don't Know

I have the 900/2100 variant but thats usually the case with our prototype units

I live in Wellington, you're more than welcome to meet me over coffe and be wowed.

I do have a sister called Kelly....


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  Reply # 222005 5-Jun-2009 14:14 Send private message

would appreciate a review published here
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  Reply # 222114 5-Jun-2009 23:02

BrentR are you working for Nokia?




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  Reply # 222193 6-Jun-2009 12:35 Send private message

Hey BrentR, how do you think the N97 will do in a car crash? like 50 metres down a bank ;) ?



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  Reply # 222250 6-Jun-2009 15:43 Send private message

thecrippler: Hey BrentR, how do you think the N97 will do in a car crash? like 50 metres down a bank ;) ?


I would think at 50 metres it may be a wreck... 25 metres however........

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  Reply # 222251 6-Jun-2009 15:45 Send private message

photos! Please :)




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  Reply # 222259 6-Jun-2009 16:17 Send private message

BrentR:
thecrippler: Hey BrentR, how do you think the N97 will do in a car crash? like 50 metres down a bank ;) ?




I would think at 50 metres it may be a wreck... 25 metres however........



haha true, will just be a little scratch at 25metres. 


U going to be in town on monday afternoon? Might meet up with simon and then catch up with you?

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